Friday, 27 May 2011

MAZEY DAY - GOLOWAN FESTIVAL PENZANCE!

GOLOWAN FESTIVAL 2011
(Cornish for Mid-Summer)
18th - 26th JUNE
This community celebration brings together the present and the past...
 ...has existed since the early 1800s, was one of the last 
mid-summer festivals practiced in Cornwall
...blending Cornish tradition with contemporary imagery and ritual!


The streets get packed with performers!


AMAZING STREET SCULPTURES!


The festivities continue into the night..... 


Mazey Day - has now grown into a ten-day festival, a platform for performers from the national and international stage, attracting over 70,000 visitors. The Golowan Festival has become the most colourful community festival in the South West 



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